At less than two hours from the sea, high in the rocks, often hidden by clouds and fog, at an altitude of 900 meters, is located Monastery Ostrog, one of the most visited shrines in the Christian world.
The monastery was built in 17th century by Metropolitan Vasilije who was also buried there and declared saint and miracle worker.
The monastery is visited by the faithful of all religions and nations as it is believed that the relics of Sv. Vasilije of Ostrog are miraculous.
Description of the trip
This tour starts from Igalo at 6:30am. The journey continues along the Bay of Kotor to Lipci, from where we pass into the interior, leaving behind a beautifull panorama of Boka Bay
We make short photo-pause in Trubjela which offers view of the Salt lake
Expected arrival at the gate of the Upper Monastery is 9:00am. Free time of 2 hours is envisaged for visiting Upper Monastery, Church of Matyr Stanko and Lower Monastery.
In the return from Monastery Ostrog we make pause for lunch. Departure from the restaurant at 12:30pm. In the return you have also a oportunitu to take a photos of Boka Bay. The expected arrival in Herceg Novi is at 2:00pm.